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Monday, October 24, 2005

October 24, 2005

General Announcements

Congratulations to the Warrior Marching Band for performing to the level of State Champion Runners-Up yesterday!!!  This is a first for Arapahoe High School!!!!  The band scored a superior, box 5 - 90 points, 14 points higher than last year!  Box 5 scores haven’t been seen in Colorado for 4 years!!  No band has gotten this close to 10 time state champion, Pomona, for 4 years!!!  Congratulations to the Arapahoe Percussion Section for placing 1st out of all 4A and 5A drumlines in the state with 92 points!!  The Color Guard placed 3rd in the state with a superior, box 5, 91 points!!!  The Warrior Marching Band got box 5, superior, scores in both, music and visual general effect!!!!  The band would like to thank each of you for your tremendous support throughout their 2005 competitive season.  Way to go Warrior Marching Band!!!!!

Attention all Thespians attending the Colorado State Thespian Conference...see Mr. Earley today, Monday Oct.  24.  Company class will present Spoon River Anthology Wed, and Thurs. of this week.  Show times are 5 and 7 pm.  Tickets are available through any company member or Mr. Earley.  Seating is limited.

Hello to all those TSA members!  We are having a short meeting today at 2:25 pm.  Make sure to bring your t-shirt designs and your dues!  Also, it’s not too late to join.

Attention mathematicians!! Let's beat Cherry Creek on the Colorado Math League Competiton this year! Our first big event is scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 25. Put on your thinking cap and do your very best! Go Arapahoe!!

Attention NHS members! We need ALL of you to attend the most important meeting of the semester on Wednesday, Oct. 26, at 2:30 p.m. in the Forum to learn about the upcoming Blood Drive. Please see Kit Kramer to sign up if you are unable to attend this crucial meeting. Thanks and we'll see you then.

Attention everyone! Today the chemistry department is celebrating Mole Day, which was officially yesterday – 10/23 (A mole is equal to 6.02 x 1023 -- a chemistry unit for measuring atoms and molecules.) Please come down to the “Moles-Go-Round” celebration in Room 105 for mole-asses cookies and other molar goodies. See you there!
Hey Habitat for Humanity! We finally have a build date and some more Outlet dates for November and December. There will be a quick meeting after school on Wednesday, October 26 in Room C-13 to discuss and sign up for these dates. New members are always welcome!

FBLA members don’t forget we are meeting today after school in S1.  Bring your t-shirt money.  See you there.

Seniors: Overwhelmed by the college search? Let the Post Grad Center help simplify your life. We’re here for you! Over 10 new scholarships have arrived! Come to the Post Grad Center or check the AHS web-site for details.

Colleges at AHS this week:
Mon - Johnson & Wales Univ at 10:30
Tues - Bethany College at 8:30
Thurs - Lewis & Clark College at 8:30
Interested students sign up in the Guidance Center



“Ghostly Sweets for the Holiday” Contest

I was working in the library late one night
When my eyes beheld an eerie sight
For my biology from the table began to rise
And suddenly, to my surprise…

Take a break from all the “ghooling” madness of the holiday season and come check out the Library.  In addition to having all the materials and studying tools you need to get ready for all of your “beastly” projects, we are sponsoring a holiday contest for all students! Come check out the jar of goodies located at the Circulation counter and make your best guess.  The prize for the closest guess is the jar of goodies of course!  The lucky winner will be announced on Monday, October 31st (Igor not included).


Athletics-    

The results of the Regional Championship for Cross Country are as follows;
 Girls Team qualified for the State Meet this coming Saturday at the Vineyards Golf Course in Colorado Springs.   The race will be at 11:00 a.m.
Katie Monnet 4th, 19:26.4; Emily Kirchhofer 7th 19:39.5; McKenzie Carmichael 20th 20:39.5; Betsy Hancock 21 20:41.7 Emily Lewis 24th 20:49.4; Celeste Lorenzo 28th, 21:03.4 and Kate Spring 33rd 21:20.7.
Also, Caleb Van Essen Qualified as an individual runner in the Boys 5A Championship. His race will be at 12:30 p.m.
Caleb Van Essen 9th, 16:40.5; Adam Glenn 24th, 17:14.0; Matt Ryan 26th, 17:15.8; Scott Case 27th, 17:20.2; Curtis Davenport 42nd 18:06.6; Grant Reeder 51st, 18:27.6 and Sean Buczek 67th l9:25.3
 
CONGRATULATIONS TO THE STATE QUALIFIERS AND THE REST OF THE TEAM FOR AN OUTSTANDING SEASON.
 
UNIFORM CK-IN AFTER SCHOOL ON MONDAY.
 
BANQUET:  MONDAY NOVEMBER 14th.  More information on this later.


The Arapahoe diving team will have a mandatory meeting in the swimming pool area on Wednesday at 2:20 PM. Please see coach Richmond if you can not attend.


Congratulations to the Freshman B Volleyball team for completing a very successful season.  The team finished with a 12-3 record overall.  Players bring your uniforms to our meeting tomorrow after school.

Attention all lower level volleyball players:  Uniform check-in is on Tuesday immediately after school.  Please bring everything and make sure it is clean.  Congratulations on a GREAT season!  Way to go Warrior Volleyball.  Please listen for information about the varsity district tournament this weekend. 

Attn ALL Freshman, sophomore and JV Volleyball Players:  Uniform check-in will be tomorrow, Tuesday right after school.  There will also be a short meeting following check-in.


Student Initiated Groups-
Disclaimer of School Endorsement- The following announcements concern a student interest group, which is not sponsored or endorsed by Arapahoe High School or Littleton Public Schools.  The
school’s compliance with federal law  permitting such groups to meet on school property does not constitute school or district support for the group’s purpose or the content of any of the group’s meetings or activities.  

Dear Warrior Bowlers! Don’t forget our weekly meeting at the Littleton Lanes on Wednesday. Warm-up starts at 2:45pm. See you there!